The Middle East is set to be the fastest growing region between 2014 and 2018 for air cargo an annual growth rate of 4.7 per cent, according to the International Air Transport Association (Iata) Airline Industry Forecast 2014-2018.
International premium and economy air passenger numbers grew at the same rate of 4.5 per cent in August compared to a year ago, up on the July growth of 2.6 per cent.
The strong expansion in passenger numbers between August
The International Air Transport Association (Iata) partnered with Travel Capitalist Ventures, a leading travel-focused investment firm, to create a fund to support innovation in airline distribution using the New Distribution Capability (NDC) st
The Middle East region is expected to experience a strong average growth of 4.9 per cent annually in air passenger numbers, adding an extra 237 million passengers a year by 2034, according to a new report.
The UAE, Qatar and Saudi Arabi
Middle Eastern carriers had the strongest year-on-year traffic growth in August at 11.7 per cent as the airlines continued to benefit from the strength of regional economies and solid growth in business-related premium travel, according to the l
Middle Eastern carriers reported a growth of 7.8 per cent in air cargo during August, a little below the year-to-date average of 9.6 per cent, the International Air Transport Association (Iata) has announced.
The Middle East conti
Civil aviation issues including environment, consumer protection, liberalisation and air traffic management were high on the agenda for an aeropolitical affairs forum organised by the International Air Transport Association (Iata) and the Arab A
International air traffic was weak for a second consecutive month in July, with passenger numbers recording just a 2.6 per cent increase compared to the same period a year ago, the International Air Transport Association (Iata) said.
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Airlines in the Middle East recorded a strong growth of 9.2 per cent in passenger traffic in July, benefitting from the strength of regional economies and solid growth in business-related premium travel, an International Air Transport Associatio